NIST Launches 1st Version Of Smart Grid Standards

Law360, New York (January 20, 2010, 6:06 PM EST) -- The National Institute of Standards and Technology has issued its initial version of standards and framework elements to support the development of an interoperable smart grid to supplant the nation's aging electric power system, an early step in the realization of a key Obama administration energy goal.

NIST Director Patrick Gallagher introduced the publication of the 145-page “NIST Framework and Roadmap for Smart Grid Interoperability Standards, Release 1.0,” Tuesday at the IEEE Innovative Smart Technologies conference attended by some 700 engineers, scientists, and business and government...
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